Shortlisted 2021Travel and Tourism BrandMarriott Bonvoy InternationalEntered by:Spark FoundryTrigger the escapeThe Challenge Marriott Bonvoy launched as a loyalty brand in 2019. As a company, Marriott has a range of hotels in it's portfolio including W hotels, The Ritz-Carlton and Sheraton, to name a few.  At the end of 2019, Marriott Bonvoy faced multiple challenges. Firstly, [...]
Shortlisted 2021Travel and Tourism BrandDepartment of Culture and Tourism - Abu DhabiEntered by:BBC Global NewsAbu Dhabi unwrappedThe Challenge The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) re-approached BBC Story Works, following two previous Abu Dhabi Unwrapped campaigns they had run on the BBC, with a challenge to position the city as [...]
Shortlisted 2021Financial Services BrandUBSEntered by:The Trust: The Wall Street Journal | Barron's GroupCREDITS:Spark Foundry Serious about sustainable investingThe Challenge In 2020, UBS was the first truly global wealth manager to make 100% sustainable portfolios their preferred solution above traditional investments. Because sustainable investments aren't just good for the planet and society – they can be [...]
Shortlisted 2020Financial Services BrandUBSEntered by:Spark FoundryCredits:The New York Times, T Brand StudioAre You Investing In What Matters To You?The Challenge Back in 2017, UBS launched a successful global campaign focused on driving awareness of Sustainable Investing. However, by the end of the year, the competitive landscape had become saturated with this relatively new theme all [...]
Shortlisted 2020Brand & Media Owner Partnership BrandRenaissanceEntered by:Spark FoundryCredits:VICE,M1M Team (Spark Foundry, Publicis Media Content, Digitas)Discover This WayThe Challenge In 2019, Renaissance launched its on property Navigator program; an elevated concierge service helping guests discover local haunts and hidden gems in the city they are visiting. Whilst this was successful amongst hotel guests, awareness of [...]
Shortlisted 2020Brand & Media Owner Partnership BrandSheratonEntered by:Spark FoundryCredits:Business Insider and Insider Inc, M1M (Spark Foundry, Publicis Media Content, Digitas)Global Experience, Local ConnectionsThe Challenge Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, Marriott lnternational's most global brand, and a hospitality icon since 1937. A revitalisation of the Sheraton brand through a differentiated positioning and compelling proposition has been a [...]
Winner 2018FINANCIAL SERVICES BrandUBSLead AgencySPARK FOUNDRYContributing CompanyWALL STREET JOURNAL, CNBC, MASHABLEDRIVING BUSINESS OBJECTIVES: IMPACT INVESTING AND INNOVATIVE CHINAThe Challenge Following a successful global brand re-launch that focused on asking Life’s ‘questions’- in 2017, all eyes were on UBS. For the next stage in the marketing strategy, the bank recognized a need to refocus communications and [...]